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Shipping Forklift Operator

Overview

The Shipping Forklift Operator reports to the Material Management Supervisor. The position is responsible for safely performing assigned tasks throughout the facility.

Description

 

Essential Functions

 

 

 

·       Primary responsibility is to ensure that Pick Lines are cleared and trailers are loaded in accordance with dispatch instructions.

 

·       Communicate with Production to receive orders in the order in which they are needed according to the Shipping Plan.

 

·       Observe and implement appropriate safety practices while performing all duties and follows all applicable laws, codes and standards, safety and environmental regulations and departmental and agency policies, procedures and protocols.

 

·       Coordinate empties in required docks to maximize Live Loading.

 

·       Load Customer orders in accordance with customer requirements and Dispatch instructions.

 

·       Inspect and clean trailers prior to loading; initiate corrective actions as needed.

 

·       Minimize loading damage.

 

·       Identify and report opportunities for Cube Maximization.

 

·       Maintain the integrity of Finished Goods Inventory.

 

·       Perform general housekeeping of Receiving Area.

 

·       Maintain good warehousing practices

 

·       Participate in Inventory Reconciliation process

 

·       Identify, segregate, label and quarantine non-conforming materials.

 

·       Work in other areas when necessary as determined by Supervisor.

Qualifications

  • All Applicants must:
  • be 18 years of age at time of hire.
  • read, write, speak and understand English.
  • be able to lift 35lbs alone.
  • be able to work 8-12 hours per day Monday - Friday.
  • be able to work overtime weekends and/or holidays as needed.
  • be able to use a computer or tablet, mouse, keyboard and handheld scanner.
  • achieve 75% on General Shop Math and Tape Measure Reading Tests.
  • have Forklift Operator Certification.
  • be able to understand and act upon Job Specifications in Amtech.
  • be able to use the Electronic Load Tally in Amtech and Smartfleet.

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Job Snapshot


Type:

Full Time

Posted:

5/30/17

Company Snapshot


Company:

ARMA Container

Location:

Deer Park, NY

Industry:

Manufacturing

Website:

armacontainer.com